by Sarah Cook The Academy Awards have been an iconic part of Hollywood for 95 long years. Since the Golden Age of Hollywood, we have celebrated the supposed best in cinema with these coveted and brilliant awards. Everything Everywhere All At Once leads the nominations with 11 nods, including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Original Screenplay for the Daniels, Best Supporting Actress for Jamie … Continue reading 95th Academy Awards 2023 – Nominations
by Chris Connor This year’s Awards season took another step towards the Oscars with the Golden Globes. Following the controversy, the awards have lost much of the prestige and glamour of previous years but still indicate the direction certain categories might head in and were as ever not short of a few surprises. Perhaps the most notable award which went against awards season to date … Continue reading Golden Globe 2021 – Winners!
by Sarah Cook Robert Eggers has only had two films, but he has made an impact on the film industry already. With sinister debut The Witch and bonkers sophomore outing The Lighthouse, Eggers has proved to be a unique and visually compelling storyteller. Now we’re ready for his third feature – fantasy epic The Northman. The story follows a young Viking prince on a quest … Continue reading The Northman – Trailer
by Chris Connor While surrounded by the controversy of late the Golden Globes have often been seen as a precursor to the Awards season setting the scene for scenarios that might unfold at the likes of the BAFTA’s and Oscars. The nominations for next month’s ceremony, taking place on January 9th have been announced. Kenneth Branagh’s semi-autobiographical film Belfast and Jane Campion’s long-awaited return The … Continue reading Golden Globe Nominees 2022
by Sarah Cook Guillermo Del Toro is back, baby! This time he is heading into the murky waters of film noir with Nightmare Alley. Based on a book by William Lindsay Graham, Nightmare Alley revolves around Stan Carlisle, a carnival worker who turns conman. When he comes across psychiatrist Lilith Ritter, he is soon propelled into a more dangerous game. With Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, … Continue reading Nightmare Alley – Brand New Trailer
by Chris Connor This year’s British Independent Film Awards (BIFA’s) have thrown up an intriguing mix of results that may well factor into the BAFTA nominations for next year’s ceremony. After Love, Aleem Khan’s debut film was the night’s big winner with 6 awards including Best British Film, Best Director for Khan, best actress for The Thick Of It star Joanna Scanlan and Best Screenplay. … Continue reading BIFA winners 2021 – After Love comes home with 6 awards.